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Jake Shields Returns to 170 to Finish Tyron...

May 10, 2013Comments off1133 Views

Jake Shields returns to the welterweight division to take on Tryon Woodley at UFC 161 and expects to knock out or submit his opponent.

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Mark Hunt Facing Travel Delays Trying to Ge...

May 09, 2013Comments off545 Views

UFC heavyweight Mark Hunt is slated to fight Junior dos Santos at UFC 160 on May 25 in Las Vegas, but he’s currently stuck in


Yaotzin Meza vs. John Albert Announced for ...

May 09, 2013Comments off494 Views

Yaotzin Meza and John Albert have been added to the UFC on Fox 8 fight card slated for July 27 in Seattle.

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UFC Select Launches as Part of YouTube Pay ...

May 09, 2013Comments off573 Views

UFC Select on YouTubeThe Ultimate Fighting Championship on Thursday was part of YouTube’s roll-out of paid subscription channels.

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FOX Sports 1 Launch Heavy on UFC and NASCAR...

May 09, 2013Comments off711 Views

FOX Sports on Thursday unveiled its opening day line-up for its new national sports network, FOX Sports 1. The Aug. 17 launch will focus heavily

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Yahoo! Sports Special: Chael Sonnen Steps U...

May 09, 2013Comments off700 Views

Last week, Chael Sonnen called out Wanderlei Silva. A week later, the fight hasn't been made, so Sonnen has stepped up his lobbying efforts, including

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Bjorn Rebney: “I Am Blessed” to...

May 09, 2013Comments off419 Views

Bellator MMA CEO Bjorn Rebney says he's blessed to have a partnership with Spike TV and Viacom.

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Chris Weidman Reserves Judgment on Anderson...

May 09, 2013Comments off482 Views

Chris Weidman doesn't want to cast judgment on Anderson Silva for missing recent media obligations, but realizes that no matter how big you become, "it's


Tito Ortiz Recounts Emotional, Career-Savin...

May 08, 2013Comments off468 Views

"This fight saved my career. This fight saved my family." Those are powerful words of UFC Hall of Famer Tito Ortiz looking back at his

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UFC CEO Praises Connecticut House of Reps f...

May 08, 2013Comments off584 Views

Lorenzo Fertitta, the UFC Chairman & CEO, applauded the Connecticut General Assembly’s House of Representatives for passing HB-5277 on Tuesday by an overwhelming 117-26 vote.

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Axe Continues to Fall; Leonard Garcia, Bart...

May 08, 2013Comments off804 Views

Several fighters have been released by the Ultimate Fighting Championship, including four-time Fight of the Night winner Leonard Garcia.

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Anderson Silva Says Missed UFC 162 Media Ob...

May 08, 2013Comments off595 Views

UFC officials recently fined middleweight champion Anderson Silva $50,000 for skipping some scheduled UFC 162 media obligations, but Silva says it was all a misunderstanding.


Former UFC Interim Heavyweight Champion Sha...

May 08, 2013Comments off1482 Views

Former interim UFC heavyweight champion Shane Carwin on Tuesday announced that he has hung up his gloves for the final time.


Rich Franklin Pondering Retirement, but a F...

May 08, 2013Comments off2083 Views

Former UFC middleweight champion Rich Franklin hopes to fight by year's end, but says it could be the final fight of his career.

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UFC Women’s Champ Ronda Rousey Lands ...

May 07, 2013Comments off2084 Views

Just days after she landed on the Business Insider list of influential women and the cover of ESPN The Magazine, Ronda Rousey revealed that she

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Gilbert Melendez Wants to Fight Whoever Wil...

May 07, 2013Comments off722 Views

UFC lightweight contender Gilbert Melendez wants to fight whoever will get him back to another title shot the quickest.

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Report: Anderson Silva Fined $50,000 For Sk...

May 07, 2013Comments off598 Views

UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva has been fined $50,000 for skipping UFC 162 media obligations.

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UFC Inks Three-Year TV Deal in the UK and I...

May 07, 2013Comments off626 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship has signed a broadcast agreement with BT for its UK and Ireland television rights.

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Georges St-Pierre UFC Welterweight Champion...

May 06, 2013Comments off953 Views

UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre has a laundry list of credits on his resume, and now he can add New York Times Bestselling Author.

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Eddie Alvarez On the Record; Reveals New De...

May 06, 2013Comments off715 Views

Former Bellator champion Eddie Alvarez on Sunday spoke at length Bleacher Report, revealing new details about his battle with Bellator and Viacom, and their attempts

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Is Rory MacDonald the Next Georges St-Pierr...

May 06, 2013Comments off608 Views

Jake Ellenberger is on a quest for UFC gold, but that takes a back seat as he prepares to step in the Octagon with Rory

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Ronda Rousey Among Business Insider’s...

May 06, 2013Comments off1413 Views

Ronda Rousey is breaking new ground every day, and everyone seems to be taking notice. Rousey’s latest honor is landing on the Business Insider list


Knockout Radio Podcast: Tito Ortiz, Bjorn R...

May 05, 2013Comments off588 Views

Check out the Knockout Radio Podcast of the May 1 show with UFC Hall of Famer Tito Ortiz, Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney, Bellator fighter Seth


Following Bout of Depression, Mark Munoz is...

May 05, 2013Comments off693 Views

Following a bout with depression during the most difficult year of his pro career, Mark Munoz is back, focused on returning to title contention.


Eddie Alvarez Taking Fight Public in Legal ...

May 04, 2013Comments off1216 Views

Lightweight free-agent Eddie Alvarez has gone public about his legal dispute with Bellator MMA via Twitter and says "the gloves are off."


UFC Champion Jon Jones’ Foot Not Brok...

May 04, 2013Comments off2608 Views

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones’ broken toe isn’t broken after all.


Cheick Kongo: “I’m Still a UFC ...

May 04, 2013Comments off800 Views

Heavyweight Cheick Kongo's contract with the UFC ended following his UFC 159 loss to Roy Nelson, but Kongo insists he's still a UFC fighter.

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Matt Brown vs. Thiago Alves Agreed to for F...

May 04, 2013Comments off1298 Views

UFC welterweights Matt Brown and Thiago Alves have verbally agreed to fight on Aug. 17 at TD Gardens in Boston, marking the launch of Fox

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Gilbert Melendez: “Next Time I Fight Him,...

May 04, 2013Comments off622 Views

Gilbert Melendez lost a razor-close slit decision to reigning UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson at UFC on Fox 7 on April 20, and says he'll

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UFC on Fox 7: Henderson vs. Melendez Fight ...

May 03, 2013Comments off443 Views

UFC on Fox 7: Henderson vs Melendez fight highlights from the FOX Phantom Cam, a revolutionary high-speed camera rig, shot in mesmerizing super slow-motion.